An Exposition on the Eight Extraordinary Vessels: Acupuncture, Alchemy, and Herbal Medicine

Charles Chace (Author) Miki Shima (Author)
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Description

This is the first English translation of and commentary on Li Shi-Zhen's Exposition on the Eight Extraordinary Vessels. In addition to the original Chinese text and translation, the authors provide an overview of its themes -- theory, acupuncture, herbal medicine, internal cultivation, and pulse diagnosis -- extensive commentaries on the text, and a discussion of the book's influence on subsequent pre-modern and modern practitioners.

Product Details

Price
$45.00
Publisher
Eastland Press
Publish Date
March 01, 2010
Pages
508
Dimensions
6.9 X 1.3 X 9.9 inches | 2.45 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780939616695
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